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GOVT-425 Jazz and the Civil Rights Movement (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Jazz and the Civil Rights Movement (3) This course examines the relationship between jazz and the twentieth-century African American Civil Rights Movement. Topics covered include how jazz confronted racial discrimination through direct action and how jazz worked with major civil rights organizations to provide financial support for the movement. Usually Offered: spring. Prerequisite: GOVT-110 and minimum junior standing. Restriction: minimum 2.5 GPA.